President vladimir putin declared that Russia has approved world first coronavirus vaccine & it ready to use.
The United states has reported the highest number of cases (5,088,516), followed by Brazil (3,057,470), India (22,68,676).After india ,Russia has the fourth most COVID-19 cases in the world, with more than 890,790, and more than 14,970 people have died.
Approximately 140 Corona vaccines are currently in development across the globe,According to the WHO more than 25 have started clinical trials.
All people’s are waiting for the corona vaccine to get relief from the pandemic.
Mr.Putin Says about The Vaccine:
Putin said after two months of Human testing the “Sputnik V” vaccine was ready to use.
Mr Putin said the vaccine had passed all the required checks,trails.He added that one of his daughter had already been given it.
Mr. Putin vladimir said that the vaccine was safe and though clinical trials were not yet complete and final stage testing involving more than 2,000 people was to start only on Wednesday.
Developed by the MOSCOW Gamaleya Institute, the name of vaccine is “Sputnik-V“. It has yet to go through 3 Phase of trials where it would be administered to thousands of people.
Putin said that his daughter who received the vaccine had a temperature of just over 100 degrees on the first day of injection and it dropped to 98.6 degrees the following day. After the second shot, his daughter had a slight increase in temperature, but it resolved again.
He also said now his daughter feeling well and after checkup found she has a numbers of anti-bodies.
Officials have said they plan to start mass vaccine production in October
On 11 Aug 2020 Tuesday, the WHO said it had been in talks with Russian authorities about undertaking a review of the vaccine.
Around the world More than 100 vaccines are in early development, with some of those being tested on people in clinical trials.
Most of experts,scientist,doctor,researches think any vaccine would not become widely available until mid-2021.
What About the Safety Concerns:
Many experts fear the Russia may be sacrificing safety to score geopolitical points.Experts have voiced unease over Moscow’s rapid approval process for the vaccine.
Most of the critics says this vaccine not undergone through all trails.it is important that any vaccine need to the confidence of the general public.
for the global health community to scrutinize there is no data on the Russian-led vaccine at this time.
Professor of Immunology Danny Altmann at Imperial College London, told the Science Media Centre there were concerns about releasing a vaccine before it was fully tested.
Moscow has brushed off concerns about the vaccine’s safety.”As per results, the vaccine has shown high efficiency and safety. All volunteers developed high antibodies to Covid-19.